Plug Your Ride Tesla Podcast

Episode 22 - Strap On iPad

May 30, 2017

Happy Memorial Day! Road tripping season begins!!

News

We got a pretty up-close look at a Model 3 dash this week. Man it looks stupid... like an iPad stuck on the dash! Seriously, I feel like a kid could pull it off! Hope they use strong straps.
Read more at Teslarati

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says Tesla is the kind of company that will be driving the future. He says if you make things you'd like, people will like it. And that's what Elon Musk does.
Read more at CNET

A pretty scary thesis on Tesla Autopilot's inability to recognize bikers. A robotics specialist cites a 1% recognition rate and that is scary to cyclists. Notably, there have been no incidents with cyclists and Teslas using Autopilot. That would be ZERO.
Read more at Fortune

Model S is outselling basically all other luxury sedans combined.
Check out the graphs at Elecktrek

Faraday Future Fell Frough (sorry, ran out of F-words) and they need ONE BILLION dollars. I'm still not convinced they'll ever get a car to market after that laughable presentation at CES this year.
Read more at Inside EVs

Tip of the Week 

OK, this is just a silly Easter egg. 

Click your Autopilot stalk 4 times quickly and you are on the Rainbow Road from Mario Kart!

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